Watch four videos and learn what four expats say about Denmark.
“My Big Danish Moment” is a series of short videos that portrays four expats who have chosen to work and live in Denmark. They talk about their professional challenges, future plans and encounter with a work-life balance in a Danish way.
Meet Alistair from Australia. He is a specialist in mass spectrometry. He works in a biotech company in Copenhagen. He chose Denmark because of the vibrant research/business scene in life science in Medicon Valley located in Greater Copenhagen and Southern Sweden, cool lifestyle and work-life balance.
Meet Hannes from Germany. He is a geoscientist. He works in an engineering consultancy in Vejle in the central part of Jutland. He was very surprised by by the flat management hierarchy in Denmark. He is happy with the work-life balance, which allows him to spend more time with his family after effective eight hours at the office.
Meet Maria from Spain. She is an M.D. She works as general practitioner in Grindsted in the southern part of Jutland. She chose Denmark to have more time for her patients and her family. She now enjoys a short bike trip to her practice instead of the long drive to her former job in Spain
Meet Cristina and Pedro from Portugal. They are both engineers specialising in steel. They work in an iron foundry in Aars located in the Northern part of Jutland. They were amazed to find out that Denmark is so well-organised and advanced in technology.